Rhetorical Analysis of a Documentary Film

My documentary of choice: Kobe Bryant’s Muse (2015)PreparationBefore beginning this assignment, you need to do the following:Read and understand “Backpacks vs. Briefcases: Steps toward Rhetorical AnalysisActions,” by Laura Bolin Carroll.Select a documentary that is at least 60 minutes in length. The documentary may be on any topic. Find a topic that is meaningful and interesting to you.Writing GuidelinesWrite a rhetorical analysis of a documentary made for television using the steps Laura Bolin Carroll outlines in her text.In your analysis, you need to address all of the following:context, including exigence, audience and constraintsthe writer and the purpose of the textthe argument—both message and strategyNote, the above guidelines are not meant to dictate how you organize your paper. Use an overall organization strategy that will best reflect what you have to say and how you want to say it.
Final, graded drafts should be4-6 pages, double spacedhave a standard 12 pt. font1” margins.Follow MLA style guide for in-text citations. No Works Cited page is required for this assignment.